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Board, chopping; Ballonoff Home Products; 1970s; 2010.424

Board, chopping; Ballonoff Home Products; 1970s; 2010.424
Name/Title
Board, chopping
About this object
Chopping board; a rectangular, metal kitchen board printed in green and blue with an advertisement for cinnamon. The text reads: 'Bangkok Bau / Brand / 100% Pure Ground / Cinnamon / We've Been Adding Spice To Life / Since 1867' and is decorated with images of a three-masted sailing ship, a tree and decorative borders.
The reverse is lined with cardboard and printed: 'Another Genuine Stove and Counter Mat, by Ballonoff...Ballonoff Home Products, Cleveland Ohio, Made in USA'
This board is part of a collection of kitchen products made by Ballonoff in the 1970s, imitating 1800s advertising material.

Maker Role
Manufacturer
Date Made
1970s
Medium and Materials
processed material, metal; processed material, paper, cardboard.
Inscription and Marks
Printed: 'Bangkok Bau / Brand / 100% Pure Ground / Cinnamon / We've Been Adding Spice to Life / Since 1867'
Measurements
l 505mm x w 430mm
Large

Subject and Association Keywords
technology, home economics, the house
Credit Line
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"
Object Type
equipment
Object number
2010.424
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